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Round Rock to gain Sabey data center following $1M incentives deal

A rendering of the Sabey data center in Round Rock. (Business Wire)

Round Rock is growing its tech hub status.

Washington-based Sabey is building a new data center campus on the site of the old Sears Teleserv building, south of the city’s downtown. The campus is designed to provide up to 72 megawatts of power capacity.

The details:

  • Round Rock’s city council and transportation and economic development corporation agreed on $1 million in economic incentive payments to Sabey
  • That’s if Sabey fulfills requirements to invest $185 million in real property improvements, $5 million in new equipment and business personal property and create 20 primary jobs over five years
  • Sabey will break ground in June and has a target ready for service date in early 2023

“The Austin region has everything our customers are looking for: a vibrant and growing technology hub, a thriving, diversified economy, and a high quality of life,” Chief Revenue Officer Tim Mirick said. He added that Sabey is eager to offer its “market-leading total cost of ownership to companies considering Texas for data center expansion.”


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